Waste

15 Below jacket, Lida Baday and TAXI

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Designers: Lida Baday and TAXI Title:  15 Below Project Year created: 2007 Location: Canada Materials: What is the piece’s impact? This project led to the creation of a jacket to be distributed tot he homeless. The jacket waterproof and breathable and comes…

PARAsite, by Michael Rakowitz

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Artist:Michael Rakowitz Title: PARAsite Year created: 1998 – ongoing Location: various urban sites in Boston, New York City, Baltimore & Berlin, Materials: trash bags, ZipLoc bags, and clear waterproof packing tape. What is the piece’s impact? Provides legal shelter to those…

Super gas, by Superflex

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Artist: Superflex Title:  Supergas Year created: 1997 – ongoing Location: Based in Copenhagen, Denmark Materials: a bright orange biogas plant What is the piece’s impact? The piece is essentially an aesthetically pleasing bio gas plant. They have installed several pieces in various…